All politics is local: Welcome back to a new and improved season of #CompactNationPod! This episode we introduce a new format for the show, diving into all things political in a series of short segments. Join as we discuss what we mean when we use the word “politics,” and decode some important new research on student voting. Plus, we say “see ya later” to J.R., who is leaving his post as co-host of the pod, and hear about what he’s got on his plate for the year. Listen now and weigh in online using #CompactNationPod.
Compact Nation Podcast: Season 3 Episode 1
- Election Imperatives
Drawing from our research on college student voting and the campus climates of highly politically engaged institutions, this report offers ten recommendations to increase student voting and to improve campus conditions for political learning, discourse, and agency during the election season and beyond. Learn more at idhe.tufts.edu/electionimperatives.
- Public Problem Solvers
Trying to Cut Crime in Public Housing by Making It More Livable by Tina Rosenberg